The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Developer
Rank 662 672 642
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 304 317 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 263 271 314
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer within the UK.

Database Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Database Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Developer over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Database Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Database Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 277 £45,000 +12.50% 40
London -4 124 £55,000 +22.22% 12
South East +32 55 £40,500 +15.71% 6
Yorkshire +24 35 £43,500 +8.75% 5
Hampshire +38 28 £42,000 +12.00% 5
City of London +46 26 £55,000 +27.90% 6
West Yorkshire +17 22 £47,500 +26.66% 4
East of England +7 22 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Leeds +10 18 £48,750 +39.28% 4
Southampton +19 17 £44,000 +10.00% 4
Bedfordshire +7 15 £47,500 +63.79% 5
South Wales +17 13 £36,388 -23.39% 1
Wales +9 13 £36,388 -9.03% 1
North West +7 13 £40,000 +3.89% 4
South West -5 13 £37,500 -6.25% 2
North Yorkshire +6 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £35,000 -
Scotland -1 9 £45,000 - 3
Cheshire +35 8 £40,000 +23.07%
Cardiff +7 8 £36,250 -4.60% 1
East Midlands -2 7 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Warrington - 7 £40,000 -
Edinburgh +12 6 - - 1
Kent -7 6 £24,500 -30.00% 1
Milton Keynes -1 5 £35,000 -
York - 5 £40,000 - 1
Dorset - 5 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire +13 4 £27,500 -25.67%
Berkshire +9 4 £34,000 -28.42%
Barnsley +4 4 £27,500 -25.67%

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Developer in their job title.

1 577 (89.74%) SQL
2 469 (72.94%) SQL Server
3 361 (56.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 302 (46.97%) T-SQL
5 263 (40.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 207 (32.19%) ETL
7 189 (29.39%) Microsoft
8 183 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
9 169 (26.28%) .NET
10 153 (23.79%) C#
11 151 (23.48%) Business Intelligence
12 143 (22.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 129 (20.06%) Data Warehouse
14 118 (18.35%) SQL Server 2008
15 113 (17.57%) Finance
16 103 (16.02%) MS Excel
17 94 (14.62%) Oracle
18 86 (13.37%) Visual Studio
19 79 (12.29%) Relational Database
20 78 (12.13%) SQL Server 2012
21 77 (11.98%) Java
22 74 (11.51%) PL/SQL
23 73 (11.35%) Data Modelling
24 70 (10.89%) MySQL
24 70 (10.89%) Team Foundation Server
25 67 (10.42%) JavaScript
26 65 (10.11%) Performance Tuning
27 63 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
27 63 (9.80%) Analytics
28 61 (9.49%) Marketing

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Database Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (1.56%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.24%) CMS
3 6 (0.93%) Apache Solr
3 6 (0.93%) IIS
4 5 (0.78%) ColdFusion
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (0.62%) Apache
6 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.16%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.16%) JBoss
7 1 (0.16%) SAS
7 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 103 (16.02%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.95%) MS Office
3 8 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 4 (0.62%) MetaTrader
2 3 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.47%) Magento
3 2 (0.31%) FastStats
3 2 (0.31%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 2 (0.31%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (3.27%) SaaS
3 5 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.24%) SMS
2 5 (0.78%) Intranet
3 2 (0.31%) SAN
4 1 (0.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 469 (72.94%) SQL Server
2 361 (56.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 263 (40.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 143 (22.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 129 (20.06%) Data Warehouse
6 118 (18.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 79 (12.29%) Relational Database
8 78 (12.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 70 (10.89%) MySQL
10 47 (7.31%) OLAP
11 46 (7.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 44 (6.84%) SSDT
13 41 (6.38%) NoSQL
13 41 (6.38%) OLTP
14 39 (6.07%) Oracle Database
15 35 (5.44%) Big Data
16 33 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
17 28 (4.35%) Hadoop
18 23 (3.58%) MongoDB
19 20 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 86 (13.37%) Visual Studio
2 70 (10.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (4.04%) Subversion
4 20 (3.11%) Git (software)
5 13 (2.02%) JUnit
5 13 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (1.87%) Hamcrest
6 12 (1.87%) Oracle APEX
7 9 (1.40%) tSQLt
8 8 (1.24%) jMock
9 7 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.78%) JDeveloper
10 5 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.78%) Plastic SCM
10 5 (0.78%) Toad
11 4 (0.62%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.62%) Mockito
11 4 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.47%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.47%) TeamCity
General
1 113 (17.57%) Finance
2 61 (9.49%) Marketing
3 39 (6.07%) Law
4 29 (4.51%) Banking
5 23 (3.58%) Retail
6 19 (2.95%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.80%) Legal
8 9 (1.40%) Back Office
9 7 (1.09%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.93%) Front Office
10 6 (0.93%) Games
10 6 (0.93%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.78%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.31%) Advertising
13 2 (0.31%) Automotive
13 2 (0.31%) Electronics
13 2 (0.31%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.31%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (26.28%) .NET
2 57 (8.86%) XML
3 53 (8.24%) HTML
4 41 (6.38%) MDX
5 40 (6.22%) CSS
6 37 (5.75%) ASP.NET
7 26 (4.04%) Web Services
8 20 (3.11%) jQuery
9 17 (2.64%) .NET Framework
10 16 (2.49%) SOAP
11 15 (2.33%) Spring
12 14 (2.18%) JSON
13 13 (2.02%) Hibernate
13 13 (2.02%) REST
13 13 (2.02%) RESTful
14 10 (1.56%) Ajax
14 10 (1.56%) Entity Framework
14 10 (1.56%) HTML5
15 9 (1.40%) AngularJS
15 9 (1.40%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (5.29%) Replication
3 30 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 30 (4.67%) Data Integration
4 22 (3.42%) Fintech
5 19 (2.95%) Clustering
6 14 (2.18%) Data Structures
7 13 (2.02%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.87%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.09%) SWIFT
11 6 (0.93%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.93%) N-Tier
11 6 (0.93%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.78%) Equities
12 5 (0.78%) Informatics
12 5 (0.78%) NHS
13 4 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.62%) Online Games
13 4 (0.62%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (4.82%) Unix
2 26 (4.04%) Linux
3 18 (2.80%) Windows
4 4 (0.62%) Android
4 4 (0.62%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.47%) AIX
6 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (32.19%) ETL
2 183 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (23.48%) Business Intelligence
4 73 (11.35%) Data Modelling
5 65 (10.11%) Performance Tuning
6 63 (9.80%) Analytics
7 43 (6.69%) DevOps
8 40 (6.22%) TDD
9 34 (5.29%) Data Analysis
9 34 (5.29%) Unit Testing
10 33 (5.13%) SDLC
11 31 (4.82%) E-Commerce
12 28 (4.35%) High Availability
13 27 (4.20%) Line Management
13 27 (4.20%) Performance Optimisation
13 27 (4.20%) Scrum
14 21 (3.27%) Data Management
14 21 (3.27%) Open Source
14 21 (3.27%) Performance Management
15 19 (2.95%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 577 (89.74%) SQL
2 302 (46.97%) T-SQL
3 153 (23.79%) C#
4 77 (11.98%) Java
5 74 (11.51%) PL/SQL
6 67 (10.42%) JavaScript
7 51 (7.93%) PowerShell
8 33 (5.13%) PHP
9 24 (3.73%) Python
10 23 (3.58%) VB
11 22 (3.42%) VB.NET
12 18 (2.80%) C++
13 17 (2.64%) VBA
14 14 (2.18%) C
15 12 (1.87%) Ruby
16 9 (1.40%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.09%) Groovy
17 7 (1.09%) VB6
18 5 (0.78%) R
19 4 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (6.69%) Degree
2 12 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (0.78%) OCA
5 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.31%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.16%) MCTS
7 1 (0.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.38%) QA
2 6 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) Control-M
Vendors
1 189 (29.39%) Microsoft
2 94 (14.62%) Oracle
3 25 (3.89%) Tableau
4 10 (1.56%) Cegedim Rx
4 10 (1.56%) Informatica
5 7 (1.09%) Talend
6 5 (0.78%) Adobe
7 4 (0.62%) SAP
8 3 (0.47%) ATG
8 3 (0.47%) hybris
9 2 (0.31%) IBM
9 2 (0.31%) RedGate
9 2 (0.31%) Telerik
9 2 (0.31%) Teradata
9 2 (0.31%) Twitter
9 2 (0.31%) Vertica
9 2 (0.31%) VMware
10 1 (0.16%) Epicor
10 1 (0.16%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.16%) Sage
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